|The Coffee House - Feature - Mark Cohen|
Protesters were recently arrested for peacefully sitting in at the gate of Mirant Corporation's coal-fired electric generating plant in Dickerson, MD. The protesters maintain that Mirant is by far the biggest polluter in Montgomery County, MD.
Keywords: protest; coal; environment
|coffeehouse_Glenn_Lucy_120 - Mark Cohen|
This year marks the 75th anniversary of the Depression Era Bonus March by WWI vets seeking a promised war service bonus. "March of the Bonus Army" filmmaker Glennn Marcus and historian Lucy Barber are guests. (Host: Fred Feinstein)
Keywords: Bonus March; protest; veterans
|The Coffee House - WorkLife - Mark Cohen|
Gustavo Torres, executive director of Casa of Maryland, discusses the upsurge in protests for immigrant rights and federal immigration reform legislation.
Keywords: immigrant; protest; legslation